News and Announcements

Public news and announcements are brought to you by the Horry County Public Information Office.

Horry County News and Announcements

Horry County Animal Care Center to Hold Vacccination Clinic

On September 30, 2013 in Events, Public Safety

Conway, South Carolina – The Horry County Animal Care Center will hold a vaccination clinic, 29 October 2013, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the animal shelter located at 1923 Industrial Park Road in Conway.  The Clinic will offer the following services:    
  • Distemper/Parvo-$10--must be at least 8-weeks old(canine)               
  • Bordatella-$10--must be at least 8-weeks old(canine)               
  • Rabies-$10--must be at least 4-months old(canine & feline)               
  • Microchip-$15--must be at least 8-weeks old(canine & feline)               
  • Rhinotracheitis/Calici-$10--must be at least 8-weeks old(feline)     

Dogs and cats are both welcome; dogs must be on a hand-held leash and cats must be in a pet carrier.   

To help homeless animals in Horry County find loving homes, the Animal Care Center will offer discounted adoptions Friday, October 4, 2013, from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Saturday, October 5, 2013, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.  Potential adopters are encouraged to visit and spend time with the animal they are interested in.  Most of the animals are already spayed or neutered and have their shots up to date, however younger animals may need to be returned later to have shots and/or spay/neutering done.  The paperwork is easy and only takes a few minutes to fill out.  For this event, adoption fees will be discounted to just $40 for dogs (normally $80) and $25 (normally $50) for cats which includes spaying/neutering, vaccines including Rabies, heartworm or leukemia testing, heartworm and flea preventative, intestinal parasite treatment and micro-chipping.  Qualifying new pet parents also get 30-days free pet health insurance and coupons from local pet businesses.  To view the animals currently available for adoption or for more information on the monthly vaccination clinics, contact the Horry County Animal Care Center at 843-915-5172, follow us on Facebook, or visit our website.